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Minor League Spotlight: Interview with Baltimore Orioles’ Prospect 1B Trey Mancini
December 13th, 2014 at 7:30 AM
It's time for another edition of Orioles101's Minor League Spotlight, and this week we highlight a 2013 Draft choice that has been making some noise in the Orioles organization: first baseman Trey Mancini. ***PHOTO1*** Mancini was selected by the Orioles in the eighth round of the 2013 MLB Draft out of Notre...

Expect the Baltimore Orioles to Make Move at the Final Day of MLB’s Winter Meetings
December 11th, 2014 at 7:47 AM
Thursday is the final day of Major League Baseball's Winter Meetings and Baltimore Orioles fans have been desperately waiting to see their team make a move to help replace the team's departed free agents. While they have been disappointed thus far, expect the Orioles to make a move on the...

Minor League Spotlight: RHP Zach Davies Quickly Rising up Baltimore Orioles’ Ranks
December 6th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
It may be the offseason, but it is never too late to recognize Baltimore Orioles minor league prospects. This week, we focus on one of the fastest rising pitchers in the organization, Zach Davies. ***PHOTO1*** The 21-year old right hander was drafted by the Orioles in the 26th round of the 2011...

Baltimore Orioles Minor League Spotlight: LHP Brian Gonzalez Posts Terrific First Professional Season
November 29th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
It’s time for another edition of Orioles101’s Baltimore Orioles Minor League Spotlight and this week we went away from an interview format to focus strictly on the performance of an O’s minor leaguer. The O’s saw some major promise from their 2014 draft choice, LHP Brian Gonzalez. ***PHOTO1*** Baltimore did not have...

Orioles101 Mailbag: Nick Markakis and Baltimore Orioles Free Agent Targets
November 23rd, 2014 at 8:00 AM
It's Sunday, and that means it's time once again for another edition of Orioles101 Mailbag. This week, the questions continued to center around Baltimore Orioles outfielder Nick Markakis as well as potential O's targets in free agency. ***PHOTO1*** As we always do, we want to remind you that if we receive multiple...

Minor League Spotlight: Interview with Baltimore Orioles Prospect C Chance Sisco
November 22nd, 2014 at 8:00 AM
Over this past week, we reached out to our followers via social media and asked which Baltimore Orioles prospect they would most like us to interview. The results of that impromptu question were plenty, but the most asked for prospect was catcher Chance Sisco. ***PHOTO1*** Sisco is one of the fastest rising...

Baltimore Orioles Protect Two from Rule-5 Draft, Add RHP’s Tyler Wilson and Mike Wright to 40-man
November 21st, 2014 at 8:11 AM
Thursday was the deadline for MLB teams to add players that would be eligible for next month's Rule-5 Draft to their 40-man rosters, and the Baltimore Orioles protected two prospects- RHP's Tyler Wilson and Mike Wright. ***PHOTO1*** Neither pitcher was really a surprise to be added to the 40-man roster. Both Wright...

Baltimore Orioles Sign Nine to Minor League Deals Including 3B Michael Almanzar and LHP Chris Jones
November 20th, 2014 at 8:03 AM
The Baltimore Orioles continued to add organizational depth on Wednesday as they announced the signing of nine players to minor league deals. Two of the nine players that were signed to new deals, 3B Michael Almanzar and LHP Chris Jones, were in the organization in 2014. ***PHOTO1*** Baltimore re-signed Almanzar and Jones...

Baltimore Orioles Ink Farm Hand RHP Oliver Drake to MLB Deal
November 19th, 2014 at 7:56 AM
The Baltimore Orioles announced on Tuesday that they re-signed one of their minor league free agents, RHP Oliver Drake to a Major League Deal. ***PHOTO1*** Drake was an Orioles minor league free agent this winter, and was rewarded by the team for a terrific 2014 with a new MLB deal. Originally drafted in...

Baltimore Orioles Add Infield Depth, Sign Ozzie Martinez to Minor League Deal
November 18th, 2014 at 8:02 AM
Who says the offseason has been mostly quiet around Baltimore? The Orioles added some organizational infield depth over the weekend by signing Ozzie Martinez to a Minor League deal. ***PHOTO1*** Ok, so it's not necessarily hot stove worthy, but the move is a good one in our book for the O's. Martinez adds...

Orioles101 Mailbag: Baltimore Orioles Offseason Moves and Prospects
November 16th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
It’s Sunday, and you know what that means. It’s time once again for another edition of Orioles101 Mailbag, and this week there were a wide variety of questions presented to us, including ones about Ubaldo Jimenez. ***PHOTO1*** As we always do, we want to remind you that if we receive multiple questions...

Minor League Spotlight: Baltimore Orioles Prospects Performed Very Well in Arizona Fall League
November 15th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
It's time for another edition of Orioles101's Minor League Spotligh,t and this week we highlight the Baltimore Orioles prospects that took part in the Arizona Fall League. ***PHOTO1*** The Orioles prospects were part of the Glendale Desert Dogs. The team was comprised of prospects from the O's, Chicago White Sox, Detroit Tigers,...

Minor League Spotlight: Talking Baltimore Orioles Prospects with Baseball Prospectus’ Tucker Blair
November 8th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
It's time for another edition of Orioles101's Minor League Spotlight, and today we have a treat for you. There are several names in the Baltimore Orioles minor leagues that are climbing the prospect charts, and we discussed some of those with Baseball Prospectus' Tucker Blair. Blair is a member of the...

Baltimore Orioles Minor League Spotlight: Parker Bridwell & Michael Ohlman Playing in Fall Stars Game Tonight
November 1st, 2014 at 8:00 AM
In this week's edition of Orioles101's Baltimore Orioles Minor League Spotlight, we focus on the O's prospects that are currently taking part in the Arizona Fall League. RHP Parker Bridwell and C Michael Ohlman were both named to the West Division's roster for the AFL's annual Fall Stars Game, which...

Dylan Bundy Highlights Baseball America’s 2015 Top 10 Baltimore Orioles Prospects List
October 28th, 2014 at 1:54 PM
One of the more fun aspects of the offseason is looking ahead to the next season and even further down the road. Part of that fun is Baseball America's top 10 prospects list for each team, and RHP Dylan Bundy highlights this year's Baltimore Orioles list. ***PHOTO1*** This year's Baseball America list...

Baltimore Orioles Minor League Spotlight: Mike Yastrzemski Making His Own Name in O’s Organization
October 25th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
It's time for another edition of Orioles101's Baltimore Orioles Minor League Spotlight, and this week we highlight a guy with a familiar last name among baseball fans; Mike Yastrzemski. The outfielder proved in 2014 that he is more than just the grandson of a Hall of Famer- he is a...

Baltimore Orioles Minor League Spotlight: O’s Minor Leaguers Performing Well in Arizona Fall League
October 18th, 2014 at 8:00 AM
Now that the 2014 postseason is over for the Baltimore Orioles, we return to our traditional Saturday tradition of spotlighting the Orioles' minor leagues. Today, we turn our focus to the west, as some of the Orioles' prospects are taking part in the Arizona Fall League. ***PHOTO1*** Some of the MLB's best...

Orioles101 Baltimore Orioles Minor League Spotlight: Interview with LHP Matt Taylor
September 27th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
We get back to our Baltimore Orioles Minor League Spotlight this week after taking last week off from it, but we come back with a bang this week with an interview with a promising left handed pitcher in the O’s organization, Matt Taylor. ***PHOTO1*** Taylor was a fifth round selection of the...

How Has Baltimore Orioles First Base Prospect Christian Walker Looked Thus Far?
September 22nd, 2014 at 11:09 AM
One of, if not the most talked about prospect in the Baltimore Orioles organization this year has been first baseman Christian Walker and fans finally got to see him at the big league level last week as the team called him up to get some MLB action. ***PHOTO1*** How has the...

Outfielder Dariel Alvarez Showcased His Talents in Baltimore Orioles Organization This Season
September 13th, 2014 at 7:00 AM
It’s time for another edition of Orioles101 Baltimore Orioles Minor League Spotlight and this week we take a look at the player who arguably had the second best offensive season of any player in the Orioles minor league system, outfielder Dariel Alvarez. ***PHOTO1*** Alvarez, who was signed out of Cuba by...